Jack-O-Lanterns cast glowing grins.

Chapman’s Annual Panther Pumpkin Pageant

Celebrate the spookiest holiday of all, Halloween, at Chapman’s Annual Panther Pumpkin Pageant on Thursday, Oct. 31.

The festivities take place from 9–10:30 a.m. at Orange Campus at Attallah Piazza and from 3–4:30 p.m. at Rinker Campus in the Atrium (RK-94 131). 

This year’s events include:

  • Pumpkin Decorating Competition
  • Costume Contests
  • First-Ever Chapman Staff “Thriller” Dance
  • Halloween Photo BOOth (with photos available online after the event)

This year’s Pumpkin and Costume Contest categories are as follows:

  • Best Department Pumpkin
  • Best Group Costume 
  • Best Individual Costume 

1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place winners will be awarded based on popular vote. Popular vote will be decided in-person with online voting so be sure to bring your mobile devices! The deadline to enter the Pumpkin and Costume contests has passed, but the opportunity to wear a costume has not. 

Brush up on your “Thriller” dance moves with some HR-recommended videos including the Michael Jackson Thriller music video and the Zombie Dance Break

Stephanie House